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Dec 21, 2017
Big Fat Deal: $11.4 million to fulfill all your New Year’s resolutions at once
Fiona Morrow

Address: 39877 Quadling Road, Abbotsford Price: $11,400,000 MLS: R2204176 The skinny: Two-bedroom, three-bathroom, 3,000-square-foot house on 146 acres in Abbotsford The bling: You’ve indulged your holiday habits to the full, and you’ve emerged bleary-eyed, flabby-bellied, and questioning the meaning of your oh-so-lavish lifestyle. But...

Dec 21, 2017
Big Fat Deal: The under $1 million in B.C. festive edition
Fiona Morrow

With the recent news that fewer than 150 of the 41,546 single family homes in the City of Vancouver are valued at less than $1 million, Big Fat Deal decided to lower our usual lofty and luxe standards and do a...

Dec 20, 2017
Office Space: Custom suitmaker Indochino finds new digs tailor-made for its needs
Felicity Stone

Dean Handspiker, VP design for Indochino, is used to quick moves. When the Vancouver-based online custom menswear retailer opens a retail showroom—18 to date, eight in 2017 alone—the design team usually takes possession of the space on a Monday and...

Dec 20, 2017
Many Happy Returns: How B.C.’s Big Box Outlet Store keeps other retailers’ unwanted merchandise out of the landfill
Felicity Stone

For most retailers, sales peak in November and December, accounting for 20 per cent or more of annual revenue, according to the U.S.-based National Retail Federation. But for B.C.’s Big Box Outlet Store, Christmas arrives later. “The volume in January...

Dec 20, 2017
Travel: Luxurious Fogo Island Inn is worth a trip to Newfoundland
Charlene Rooke

You may blink when you glimpse the from the gravel service road: a pale slab floating like a rogue iceberg on a stark chunk of rock about 16 kilometres off the northeast coast of Newfoundland. Open the inn’s massive red-knobbed...

Dec 19, 2017
Vancouver tech company lands big deal with Silicon Valley investment firm
Nathan Caddell

ACL Services Ltd., a Vancouver-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider that helps governments and some of the world’s largest companies manage risk and avoid fraud, just revealed that it has taken its first investment. And what an investment it is. ACL will put the $50 million from U.S. venture capital firm Norwest toward research and development, as well as sales...

Dec 19, 2017
5 most popular biz books from the week of December 11 to 17
Munro’s Books

Best-selling business titles provided by Munro’s Books, 1108 Government Street, Victoria, B.C.

Dec 18, 2017
BC Restaurant & Food Services Association keys in on three trends for 2018
By the Editors

It’s been a tumultuous year for the BC Restaurant & Food Services Association (BCRFA). For starters, the province’s food and beverage industry has been hit with a crippling labour shortage for most of 2017, prompting BCRFA president and CEO Ian Tostenson...

Dec 18, 2017
Make More Sales with Social Selling

Linked Into Leads is a Vancouver-based training and lead-generation company that finds, qualifies and connects clients with pre-screened buyers so they can focus on closing deals and increasing revenues for their business. Trevor Turnbull, CEO of Linked Into Leads &...

Dec 18, 2017
Vancouver industrial real estate sales are up in price, down in number
By the Editors

The days of industrial property in Vancouver could be numbered, according to Avison Young Inc. A new report by the Toronto-based commercial real estate services firm puts industrial building sales in the city at $192 million in 2016, the highest annual total on record. However, that value was based on 43 sales, the lowest such number...

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